Played for Frozen Ropes Titans of McKinney, Texas.
Four-year letterwinner at McKinney High School under head coach Jeremy Price ... Posted a 1.62 ERA with 31 strikeouts against seven walks over 17.33 innings as a senior ... Hit .417 with six doubles, one triple, one home run and 12 RBIs his senior season ... Named team MVP and first team all-district infield as a senior ... Honored as team MVP, first team all-state infield and district offensive player of the year as a junior, first team all-district infield as a sophomore and second team all-district infield as a freshman ... Member of the National Honor Society ... Team won district championship his freshman and sophomore seasons.
Full name is Anthony Howard Hermelyn ... Born in Dallas, Texas ... Parents are Mark and Paula Heremlyn ... Has one sister, Rachael ... Business general management major.